Essays about: "ownership concentration"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 41 essays containing the words ownership concentration.

  1. 1. Value relevance of fair value estimates - The impact of ownership structures and increased disclosures

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sebastian Engsevi; Oscar Robért; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Fair value hierarchy; value relevance; ownership structure; ownership concentration; institutional ownership; accounting disclosures;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. The Impact of Ownership Concentration on M&A Stock Market Performance: A Study of Acquiring Swedish Public Companies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Gustav Borg; Gustav Zimmerman; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : Ownership concentration; dual-class shares; corporate governance; mergers and acquisitions; agency cost;

    Abstract : MSc in Finance.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Human Capital disclosure on LinkedIn : A study on ownership structure and human capital disclosure in Sweden and Norway

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Carl Azelius; David Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Human Capital disclosure; LinkedIn; Ownership structure; Agency theory; Legitimacy theory;

    Abstract : Background: Human capital disclosure is a widely examined topic by scholars, previous studies has mainly focused on annual reports and companies webpages. However, during the last decade, social media has grown in importance and it represent a new way for companies to interact with stakeholders. READ MORE

  4. 4. Board independence and firm performance: The moderating effect of ownership concentration and shareholder protection

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Krzysztof Lipinski; [2019]
    Keywords : Tobin’s Q; Board Independence; Shareholder Concentration; Investor Protection;

    Abstract : This research studies the moderating effect of ownership concentration and the strength of investor protection on the relationship between the level of board independence, as measured by the number of non-executive directors in relation to total number of directors and the firm performance. Using a sample of 9018 observations on all non-financial publicly listed firmsin 27 OECD countries between the year 2012 and 2015. READ MORE

  5. 5. Institutional Investors and Corporate Decision-Making: An investigation of the relationship between institutional ownership and R&D investments

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : David Le; Carl Sörnäs; [2018]
    Keywords : R D; Institutional Investors; Investment Horizon; Myopia; Monitoring;

    Abstract : In this paper we investigate the impact of institutional ownership on long-term corporate decision-making by analysing the relationship between institutional investment horizon and research and development (R&D) investments. Some critics argue that institutional investors put pressure on corporate boards to meet short-term objectives and therefore contribute to managerial myopia and obstruct long-term investments, which could be crucial for sustainable value creation. READ MORE